St. Maarten has flourished with the amalgamation of two very rich and beautiful cultures i.e. the French and the Dutch. Often confused for the name, It is preferred as “Sint Maarten” in the southern part of the island which is influenced more by the Dutch. And, “Saint Maarten” in the northern part that has predominant French culture.
Sr. Maarten is the Carribean paradise that one would love to explore when you rent a car. This place is all about the beaches and exciting nightlife. You can spend a day either trekking or sunbathing on the beach and try your luck at the casinos at night.
There is so much to do in St. Maarten, you gotta keep up:
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This island country has two main cities. Philipsburg on the Dutch side and Marigot on the French side. Here are some top places that you mustn't miss an opportunity to visit.
If you are looking for some adrenaline rush, you might as well experience it on the world’s steepest zip-lining adventure. In St. Maarten at Rockland Estate, you are taken at the top of the mountain in a 4-person chairlift ride by Souliga Sky Explorer and dropped atop the Sentry hill. This place gives a spectacular view of St. Barth’s, Anguilla and Saba. You can come down at 56 miles/hour zipline or simply avail a round-trip.
For the trekkers a monumental place awaits you. Located on the leeward side of the island above Marigot, Fort Louis offers a panoramic view as far up to Anguilla. It is a visual treat and you won’t regret the whole experience of trekking up there.
The St. Maarten butterfly farm is a must-visit place while you are holidaying with your family and kids. Home to more than 40 species of butterflies, this is definitely on the list of everyone visiting St. Maarten. This place is open between 9 a.m to 3:30 p.m. It is most advisable to visit in the early hours to grab the opportunity of newborn butterflies leaving the cocoon and fluttering around.
It is needless to mention that St. Maarten has a plethora of picturesque beaches. Just get driving in your rental car and choose your favorite from the 37 beaches like the Maho beach, Mullet bay, etc. to soak in the pristine turquoise waters and sunny clear skies.
There are many other serene places like the Loterie farm to schedule on your trip. As you book a car you also set freedom to enjoy and plan your vacation as per your rules. Car rental options are available directly from Princess Julianna Airport among various other pickup points. So just hop in your ride and get vacationing with AddCarRental!